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Biomarkers of disease can be detected in mice as early as 4 weeks after initiation of exposure to third-hand smoke levels equivalent to those found in homes of smokers [FREE FULL TEXT]

In conclusion, time-dependent THS exposure has a significant effect on health as early as 1 month after initiation of exposure and these alterations progressively worsen with time. Our studies are important because virtually nothing is known about the eff
Clinical Science
added Sep 15, 2017 02:04
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Third-hand smoke in furniture and clothes damages mouse organs

They then exposed caged mice to segments of these fabrics for up to six months, taking brain, liver and blood samples at various intervals. After one month, these mice experienced around a 50 per cent increase in inflammatory molecules in their blood an
New Scientist
added Sep 15, 2017 02:00
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[UK] Sniffer dogs help uncover thousands of illegal tobacco products in three-day blitz

It comes as Nottingham City Council this week evicted two tenants from council houses in Radford Road after illegal tobacco products worth more than £100,000 were found in their homes. Sniffer dog Yoyo found illegal tobacco hidden under a kitchen sink i
Nottingham Post (uk)
added Sep 14, 2017 01:06
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[UK] Keep pets away from e-cigarettes over poisoning fears, vets warn

Pet owners have been warned to keep animals away from e-cigarettes after a spike in the number of poisoning cases linked to the devices. Vets warned that reports of pets becoming ill after biting into e-cigarettes or refills have soared from 17 in 2013
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Aug 21, 2017 14:06
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Smoking in the house can hurt your pets, too

UC Berkeley Wellness Letter. “Dogs with real short snouts will inhale more of those particulate particles into their lungs directly and they have a lot more lung cancer, if they come from homes where people smoke." Dogs and cat can also pick up particles
KOMO TV Ch. 4 ABC/KOMO Radio 1000 (Seattle, WA)
added Aug 17, 2017 20:29
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[Australia] Ringwood East girl Molly, 8, starts push to get smoking banned from dog parks

A RINGWOOD East girl wants smokers banned from dog parks, fearing for the safety of her beloved pet pooch. Molly Shaw, 8, wrote a letter to the Leader worried about the impact smokers were having on dogs at her neighbourhood park. “I think smoking shou
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Aug 15, 2017 17:09
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[Pennsylvania] Snapchat video shows alcohol being forced down throats of alligators

shows alcohol being forced down the throats of two small alligators. Another clip shows the reptile being picked up by its tail with a burning cigarette shoved in its mouth. .. We showed the video to the the director of law enforcement for the SPCA who ha
WTXF Fox 29 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Aug 1, 2017 17:19
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[UK] RVC shares anti-smoking message with NHS

The RVC has reinforced its ongoing commitment to the concept of one health by hosting an NHS trust delegation to discuss the ill effects of smoking on the wider environment, including pets. Studies have found dogs living in homes with smokers have sign
Vet Times (uk)
added Jul 21, 2017 05:14
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[UK] Vaping 101: Can you vape around your pets?

E-juices should clearly state that such products are to be kept away from children and pets. This is due to the fact that most products contain nicotine, which can be incredibly dangerous if consumed. While it’s common sense to keep your kids and pets
Metro Café (uk)
added Jul 4, 2017 00:31
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[UK] Nicotine-based pesticides harm bees despite corporations' claims, major study finds amid calls for total ban

A major £2.7m study into a controversial type of nicotine-based pesticide has found it can cause harm to bees, prompting environmentalists and some scientists to call for an outright ban.
The Independent (uk)
added Jun 30, 2017 14:08
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